Tag Archives: Stacey Abrams

Political Notes — Latest attempt to pass Trumpcare in Senate falls apart

The future of Trumpcare, as well as the fate of the Affordable Care Act, is more muddled than ever after Mitch McConnell pulls the plug on the Senate bill . . .

Tags: Affordable Care Act , Brian Kemp , Georgians for a Healthy Future , Stacey Abrams , Trumpcare

Cagle says he’s raised $2.7 million for governor’s race

Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle seems to be the leading money-raiser so far in the race for governor . . .

Tags: Campaign disclosure reports , Casey Cagle , Chuck Eaton , John Noel , Stacey Abrams

Political Notes — Abrams will step down as House minority leader

Rep. Stacey Abrams, who’s already campaigning for governor, will step aside from her role as House minority leader . . .

Tags: GRTA , SRTA , Stacey Abrams , teacher of the year , Voices for Georgia's Children

Political Notes — Abrams releases TV spot as she launches campaign

House Minority Leader Stacey Abrams gets her campaign for governor underway with an Albany announcement and the release of a TV spot . . .

Tags: Austin Scott , Danny Ellyson , David Ralston , Stacey Abrams

Political Notes — Former lawmaker Noel will run for PSC, takes aim at Vogtle overruns

John Noel, a former House member from Atlanta, says he will run for the Public Service Commission next year . . .

Tags: 6th Congressional District runoff , Invest Georgia , John Noel , PSC , Stacey Abrams

Political Notes — Dukes will try to replace Abrams as minority leader

With Stacey Abrams running for governor, State Rep. Winfred Dukes says he will run for the post of House minority leader . . .

Tags: Jeffrey Mann , Stacey Abrams , Teresa Tomlinson , Winfred Dukes

Abrams files papers for governor’s race

House Minority Leader Stacey Abrams is the first up to run in the Democratic primary for governor next year . . .

Tags: governor\'s race , Stacey Abrams

House passes bill to regulate fracking in Georgia

House bill would set up a new state board to issue permits and regulate fracking activities for withdrawing natural gas . . .

Tags: election law , fracking , governor's salary , John Meadows , Stacey Abrams

Abrams reelected as minority leader, with some dissension in the ranks

House Democrats reelected Rep. Stacey Abrams as House minority leader, but not without some dissatisfaction among caucus members . . .

Tags: Bob Trammell , Carolyn Hugley , House Democratic caucus , Stacey Abrams , Stacey Evans

Suddenly, there are some competitive legislative races

Georgia voters in a few districts could see something this year they rarely see: competitive legislative races . . .

Tags: Georgia House races , Georgia senate races , Stacey Abrams